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Dante Alighieri by Luca Signorelli  (–1523). Bron: Wikimedia
22 July 2019
History Provides a Critical Thinking ‘Toolbox’ for Students.
19 July 2019
The Rubicon programme is intended to give young, highly promising researchers the opportunity to gain international research experience.
Ali Smith. Bron: Wikimedia
19 July 2019
Write, paint, draw or photograph a creative response to Ali Smith’s 'Autumn'. Deadline for submissions: 20 October 2019.
19 July 2019
Dan Hassler-Forest kreeg veel boze reacties nadat hij The Lion King een fascistische film noemde in The Washington Post.
The Lion King 2019
12 July 2019
'The Lion King' introduces us to a society where the weak have learned to worship at the feet of the strong.


Monday 26 August 2019 09:00 to Friday 30 August 2019 17:00
From August 26-30, Utrecht University Library will host the summer school course ‘Open Science and Scholarship - changing your research workflow’
boy playing with toy car
Monday 2 September 2019 09:00 to Sunday 13 October 2019 17:00
Our Massive Open Online Course 'Understanding child development – from Synapse to Society' starts again on 2 September. Enroll now!
Werknemers en studenten van de universiteit geven elkaar waardering en erkenning.
Monday 2 September 2019 15:45 to 17:15
The annual celebration of the start of the 2019–2020 academic year of Utrecht University will take place at 2 September 2019 at the Dom church.
Het vrolijke huisgezin (met aan de linker en rechterkant van het schilderij, pijprokende figuren), Jan Havicksz. Steen, 1668. Bron: Rijksmuseum
Tuesday 3 September 2019 14:30 to 15:30
On 3 September, Ruud Stam will defend his PhD thesis 'The economic development of the Dutch clay pipe industry in the 17th and 18th centuries'
Prof. dr. Martin Everaert
Tuesday 3 September 2019 16:00 to 19:00
Everyone is cordially invited.

New publications

12 July 2019
BRILL recently published 'Women and Gender in the Early Modern Low Countries, 1500-1750', a book edited by Sarah Moran and Amanda Pipkin.
8 July 2019
Last month '1989 and the West. Western Europe since the End of the Cold War' was published by Routledge.
28 June 2019
Judaism, Christianity and Islam are known to privilege words over images. This book shows, however, that the reality is more complex.
17 June 2019
The first book in the new Routledge series ‘Knowledge Societies in History’ (series editors: Sven Dupré and Wijnand Mijnhardt) will appear in August.
17 June 2019
This book is about the development of optics and perspective between the fifteenth and seventeenth centuries.